Franklin Sinclair

Office
Manchester Mosley Street

Contact tel
01612334321 (ext.1034)

Mobile
07961 725 726

Email
sinclairf@tuckerssolicitors.com

He is now our Senior partner, and enjoys Higher Rights of Audience.

Franklin is an experienced and respected advocate, with a reputation for defending the rights of his clients in a robust and forthright manner, regularly appearing in Magistrates and Crown Courts. He was the first solicitor to successfully challenge DNA evidence in a criminal trial.

Franklin is a member of The Council of Manchester Law Society, and was formerly the Chairman of The Criminal Law Solicitors Association. He is a member of Liberty, and remains committed to defending his clients’ rights.


Cases

“Heroic” – Tuckers defends the accused

One TV reviewer described the work of Tuckers’ lawyers as “heroic” in the context of representing their rights against the state bringing criminal allegations against them.  In the run up to the second series of The Briefs – starting on Thursday 18 July 2013 on ITV1 at 9pm – the TV reviewers on the Richard… Read more »

Behind the scenes at a criminal law firm

The Times has profiled ITV’s new documentary series which takes a look at Tuckers in action, interviewing our senior partner, Franklin Sinclair. Government cuts to will lead to miscarriages of justice for the most vulnerable people in society and have sparked a brain drain of talent away from criminal law. Law firms that specialise in… Read more »

A day’s work for the defence lawyers at one of Britain’s biggest legal practices

From defending a stalker to a case involving a blackmail attempt on Coleen Rooney over the return of her stolen mobile phone — it’s all in a day’s work for the defence lawyers at one of Britain’s biggest legal practices, Tuckers. With TV cameras given unprecedented access to follow the team from the Manchester office… Read more »

Franklin Sinclair – An Influential Person

Senior Partner, Franklin Sinclair has been named in the list of Greater Manchester’s 250 most influential people. See below link to the article which appeared in the Manchester Evening News. http://intranet:8080/documents/photos/DMCSCANNER_EXCHANGE_04052012-085338.pdf

Tuckers on TV

Franklin Sinclair, Partner and the Tuckers Manchester office has been working with show producers at ITV to present 2 one hour docusoaps to be aired on ITV1 at 9pm on 2nd and 9th August 2012.  The camera crew  were with our Manchester team for 3 months following ourselves and our clients whilst we dealt with their… Read more »